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ALSO CALLED: Management Operations, Business Functions, Business Operations
DEFINITION: A business process is a set of coordinated tasks and activities, conducted by both people and equipment, that will lead to accomplishing a specific organizational goal. Business process management (BPM) is a systematic approach to improving those processes. The Business Process Management Initiative (BPMI), a non-profit organization, exists to promote the standardization of common business processes,  … 
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IT Service Automation: Streamline and Automate Key Functions and Processes
sponsored by BMC-Accenture
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the pivotal role of automation in achieving this goal and showcases tools and services that can assist you with the strategy, design, and implementation of this process.
Posted: 19 Aug 2011 | Published: 19 Aug 2011

BMC-Accenture

BPM Quarterly eZine: Process Governance: Where The Rubber Meets The Road
sponsored by IBM
EZINE: In this issue of ebizQ's BPM Quarterly, discover an expert overview of process governance, as well as industry-leading best practices and common pitfalls to avoid.
Posted: 18 Aug 2011 | Published: 18 Aug 2011

IBM

Learn to Initiate a Business-driven Data Governance Strategy
sponsored by Harte-Hanks Trillium Software
EBOOK: This E-book explores what is involved in initiating a formal business-driven data governance process.
Posted: 17 Aug 2011 | Published: 17 Aug 2011

Harte-Hanks Trillium Software

Three Steps to Progress BPM from Project to Program
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how the trend of broader BPM programs has changed what companies need in terms of BPM technology and “know-how.” Continue reading to learn three steps for helping establish a solid foundation for a BPM program that can enable your organization to easily scale its process improvement capability.
Posted: 05 Aug 2011 | Published: 05 Aug 2011

IBM

BPM for Dummies Book
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: Download this complete e-book, "BPM for Dummies", to gain an understanding of the concepts you need to begin implementing BPM within your organization.
Posted: 05 Aug 2011 | Published: 05 Aug 2011

IBM

IBM Business Process Manager—Powerfully Simple
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a single platform which unprecedented visibility into all of your business processes enterprise-wide.
Posted: 05 Aug 2011 | Published: 05 Aug 2011

IBM

SAP NetWeaver Business Process Management Resource Center
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
RESOURCE CENTER: Visit this resource center now to access videos, white papers and more about the features and benefits of one such BPM tool. Included is a 'request a quote' feature which will allow you to gauge the costs associated with such a project without committing to any purchase.
Posted: 01 Aug 2011 | Published: 01 Aug 2011

SAP America, Inc.

SAP NetWeaver BPM and PI Customer E-Book
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
VIDEO: This collection of videos provides critical insight into the process success of many leaders within their specific industries. Watch now to learn about the tools and strategies they used and how you can use these same strategies for success in your own organization.
Posted: 01 Aug 2011 | Premiered: 01 Aug 2011

SAP America, Inc.

Business rules and decisioning for process experts
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to discover how decisioning can be used as a method for enhancing process orientation to deliver greater value to the business. Continue reading to learn the critical importance of identifying and controlling how the decisions within processes and applications are made.
Posted: 01 Aug 2011 | Published: 01 Aug 2011

SAP America, Inc.

How to Max Your Mobile Monitoring Performance for Real ROI
sponsored by Neustar®
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In this presentation transcript, find out how monitoring your mobile performance for ROI can accelerate and maximize your mobile investment. Join Patrick Lightbody, Director of Product Management at Neustar Webmetrics, as he discusses how to interpret real ROI and take action based on the results.
Posted: 12 Jul 2011 | Published: 20 Jun 2011

Neustar®

Solution Brief: Five IT Projects for Business Agility
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses taking a pro-active approach to business agility. Learn how this strategy can create "operational dexterity" to deal with changing conditions and business complexity, as well as drive innovation by encouraging growth and flexibility.
Posted: 07 Jul 2011 | Published: 07 Jul 2011

IBM

ESG Product Brief: The Solid Applicability of Compellent's Fluid Data
sponsored by Dell Compellent
WHITE PAPER: The essence of Fluid Data—both as a construct and as a branded capability of Compellent’s storage solution—is to provide data storage that is as dynamic as the demands placed upon it by fickle applications and business needs. Read this white paper to learn how to harness fluid data in your organization.
Posted: 30 Jun 2011 | Published: 30 Jun 2011

Dell Compellent

The Analytics Revolution: Optimizing Reporting and Analytics to Make Actional Intelligence Pervasive
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: 15 petabytes of new information are generated every day. And 80% of it is unstructured data. Don’t let it get in the way of your decision-making. This analyst paper describes how optimizing reporting and analytics can make actionable intelligence pervasive in your organization.
Posted: 29 Jun 2011 | Published: 29 Nov 2010

IBM

How to Evaluate ERP Systems: Expert tips for small and mid-sized manufacturers
sponsored by SearchManufacturingERP
EBOOK: How to evaluate and buy small to mid-sized ERP platforms.
Posted: 24 May 2011 | Published: 24 May 2011

SearchManufacturingERP

Pega Decision Management
sponsored by Pegasystems
BROCHURE: Make better business decisions for your company by following a business management system.
Posted: 11 May 2011 | Published: 11 May 2011

Pegasystems

Best Practices White Paper: Implementing Process Modeling from Scratch - Untying the Gordian Knot
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The complexity of operational processes can be a significant obstacle to any effort for improvement through modeling and analysis. Access this white paper for 3 principles that can be used to simplify management strategies and arrive at models that will provide you with a better understanding of your business.
Posted: 09 May 2011 | Published: 09 May 2011

EMC Corporation

Dynamic Case Management: A Foundation for Agile Enterprise Business Applications
sponsored by Pegasystems
VIDEO: The dynamic case management approach is helping companies achieve significant, competitive results.  In this webinar, learn how your company can also achieve better service outcomes with dynamic case management.
Posted: 05 May 2011 | Premiered: 02 May 2011

Pegasystems

Social Networking in the Enterprise: Benefits and Inhibitors
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals the primary considerations for social networking, such as: business value and strategic relevance, adoption trends and concerns, and strategic considerations for ESS deployment.
Posted: 20 Apr 2011 | Published: 01 Jun 2010

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Solution Brief: IBM InfoSphere Optim Data Growth Solution Solution Brief
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Manage continued data growth to drive business results: Align application performance with business processes to meet service levels Segregate inactive application data from current activity and safely move it to a secure archive Archive, manage and retail.
Posted: 05 Apr 2011 | Published: 05 Apr 2011

IBM

Court Case Management from IBM
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn how advanced case management solutions from IBM can help assist organizations in a wide array of case management scenarios.
Posted: 28 Mar 2011 | Published: 28 Mar 2011

IBM

SAP CRM Rapid Deployment Solution
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
RESOURCE CENTER: See how the SAP CRM Rapid Deployment Solution – helps organizations to get essential CRM capabilities, quickly at an affordable price and provides customers options to grow as their businesses grow
Posted: 23 Mar 2011 | Published: 23 Mar 2011

SAP America, Inc.

What's your Customer Experience Advantage?
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: SAP Insider Article covering new SAP CRM innovations which help companies empower their employees, substantially improve the customer experience, and thereby achieve a competitive advantage.
Posted: 23 Mar 2011 | Published: 23 Mar 2011

SAP America, Inc.

The Importance Of Real-Time Executive Dashboards
sponsored by ASG Software Solutions
WHITE PAPER: In conducting in-depth surveys with 154 IT decision-makers in North America and the UK, Forrester found that enterprises achieved better IT efficiency and better support for corporate goals by providing integrated, real-time, and accurate information through the implementation of customizable, real-time dashboards.
Posted: 22 Mar 2011 | Published: 21 Mar 2011

ASG Software Solutions

Balancing Cost Control with Strategic Investments
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
PODCAST: Listen to this podcast as the Senior Director and Lead in the European Markets for Cisco's Internet Business Solutions Group, explores how CIOs balance cost containment with making strategic investments that will help their businesses accelerate growth today and into the future.
Posted: 16 Mar 2011 | Premiered: Mar 16, 2011

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Achieving Agility: The Role of the Case Management Platform
sponsored by Singularity
WHITE PAPER: Most large corporations are at risk of capture by inertia - the force that holds back progress as organizations grow. But there’s an effective weapon against inertia for organizations determined to be on top of their game: agility. Agility is a key attribute of successful organizations and is a top priority on most management teams’ agendas.
Posted: 15 Mar 2011 | Published: 15 Mar 2011

Singularity
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BUSINESS PROCESSES DEFINITION (continued): … A business process is a set of coordinated tasks and activities, conducted by both people and equipment, that will lead to accomplishing a specific organizational goal. Business process management (BPM) is a systematic approach to improving those processes. The Business Process Management Initiative (BPMI), a non-profit organization, exists to promote the standardization of common business processes, as a means of furthering e-business and business-to-business (B2B) development. To this end, the organization has developed the Business Process Modeling Language (BPML), an Extensible Markup Language (XML)-based metalanguage for modeling business processes.
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